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When it comes to performance chemicals, we are able to provide expert technical advice to our customers and supply raw materials and additives which enable processes and products to be optimized, from both the functional and financial points of view.

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Performance Chemicals

Beat Windler
Räffelstrasse 12
8045 Zürich, Switzerland

Innovations and product information about our raw materials in the performance chemicals industry. 


New in our product portfolio: Silanes

Thanks to our cooperation with Hubei Bluesky, IMPAG now offers REACh compliant silanes.


Polyvinyl butyral – more than just a brand name

Four PVB types with improved compatibility with crosslinkers.


ShiGENA and ShiVENA – glycidyl and vinyl esters of neodecanoic acid

Ideally suited to synthetic resins and polymers thanks to unique reactivity.


Polyurethanes (PU) – From versatile building blocks to energy savers

Invented in the 1930s, polyurethanes (PUs) have found their way into nearly every aspect of our modern lives and are certainly one of the most, if not the most versatile category…


Preventol® MP 700 – dry-film fungicide for solvent-borne coatings

Thanks to an innovative stabilizing system, Preventol® MP 700 prevents degradation of the material IPBC in paints and lacquers.


Dibasic esters – the environmentally friendly alternatives to methylene chloride or NMP

Dibasic esters (DBE) are biodegradable, non-corrosive, non-toxic, and economically attractive.


New labelling requirements for in-can preservation as of 1 March 2022

Zinc pyrithione (ZPT), octyl isothiazolinone (OIT) and methylbenzisothiazolinones (MBIT) get new classification and labelling according to the 15th revision of the ATP (Adaptation…


From smart additives to smart powder coatings

Our partner Ceramisphere has published a new article on its encapsulated corrosion inhibitors (Inhibispheres®) in PCI Magazine.


Neuburg Siliceous Earth in road marking paints

In the October 2020 issue of APCJ Magazine, our partner Hoffmann Mineral published an interesting article on the use of Neuburg Siliceous Earth in road marking paints.


DBDCB – for efficient adhesive preservation

Ideal MIT and OIT alternatives for labelling-exempt preservation of natural and synthetic adhesives.


Antioxidants for the lubricants industry

Protect your lubricants against undesirable aging processes with these antioxidants from Rianlon.